Children's Mercy Hospital provides a two-year fellowship program in Allergy and Immunology with the possibility of a third year of research training. We have a 50-year history that offers comprehensive training in the field of allergy-immunology to prepare fellows for careers in private practice or academic medicine.
Fellows have opportunities to treat a diverse patient population and perform clinical research, basic research, clinical pharmacology and environmental assessments. There is ongoing research in the genetics of asthma, mold and environmental allergies, and disease outcomes.Learn more »
Allergy and Immunology Staff
Our facility provides comprehensive care to a multi-state area including Missouri and Kansas. We have a faculty of seven board-certified allergist-immunologists and one PhD researcher, who is involved in fellowship education.Learn more »
- An opportunity to treat a diverse patient population and perform clinical research in a variety of disciplines.
- Fellows are involved in teaching medical students who rotate in the clinic and participate in the didactics for the medical student core curriculum.
- Collaboration between allergy-immunology and other sections in the area of food and drug allergies. The majority of research time is in the first year to allow ample time for research project completion and presentation of work at national meetings.